RN at sleepaway Farm Camp near NYC! Includes child care for kids 3+

Eden Village Camp
392 Dennytown Road
Putnam Valley, NY 10579
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
From $30 To $40.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Summer Camp - Overnight
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp
No Travel

Job Description
Come join the healthcare team at an organic farm-to-table sleepaway camp! Eden Village Camp is an innovative Jewish farm-to-table and arts

sleepaway camp for 3rd – 11th graders, located one hour north of NYC.

Salary is $300 per day. Includes child care for kids age 3+. Kids over 8 are in overnight camp cabins and children 3-7 are in the child care program during the day. 
Positions available for the following dates:
6/19-8/23 (Full Summer)
6/28-8/1 (First Session - 5 weeks)
8/1-8/23 (Second Session - 3 weeks) 


We're a nonprofit that supports each camper in developing outdoor and leadership skills, and awakening a sense of positive Jewish identity, purpose, and joy. The experience includes gourmet organic food & farming, animal care, wilderness adventure, natural science, a zero-waste goal, pool & lake, climbing, music, arts, sports, service projects, exceptional staff... all in a kind, diverse and vibrant community. We're committed to sustainable, earth-based, creative, holistic living, which extends to the realm of health care. An herbal medicine garden is right outside the health center.


Nursing position requires an RN, NP or MD license in NY State and some pediatric experience. [We can facilitate licensing in NY state if you are licensed in another state]. Current CPR and FIRST AID training a must.


CNA required for Health Center Aide.


The position involves:
  • Assisting with set-up of health center.

  • Reviewing and organizing camper medical records before campers arrive.

  • Medication administration.

  • Helping to run two daily open clinics- assessing, diagnosing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for campers and staff with proper documentation.

  • On call overnight responsibilities- shared with other healthcare team


  • Acting as liaison between the camp doctor, camp administrators, camp counselors and parents concerning diagnoses, prescriptions and treatments.

  • Educating parents and camp staff about children’s health issues.

  • Assisting with closing the health center once camp is over.


We hope you will approach your practice as addressing the whole of each camper and staffer, work towards managing illness and injuries but also creating robust physical/emotional/spiritual health, and feel inspired by our camp's spirit.


We will have 120 - 200 people onsite at any given time. The health center will be staffed by four Registered Nurses and three health center aides.

Our Medical Director is available 24/7 via telemedicine.


Competitive salary, three gourmet Kosher organic meals per day, and extraordinary quality of life in a gorgeous community. Learn more about Eden Village at edenvillagecamp.org.

Dates: June 17, 2021 - August 23, 2021

Covid Expectations:

  • We are an overnight summer camp, and will be creating a closed “bubble” at camp this summer. Staff will not be leaving for evenings or days off throughout the summer

  • All campers and staff will participate in a 10-day self quarantine prior to arrival

  • You will be required to wear a mask and distance when interacting with people at camp outside of your smaller covid “pod”

If you're interested, please fill out an application online here: https://edenvillagecamp.org/staffapplication/
Eden Village Camp
Beth Praver
392 Dennytown Road
Putnam Valley NY 10579
United States
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